Destination guide

The rustic city of De Forest awaits you

The forests and countryside provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in De Forest. This city's cheese shops, restaurants and basketball games draw many visitors. Olbrich Botanical Gardens and Wisconsin State Capitol are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around De Forest

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes De Forest a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Henry Vilas Zoo (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Sun Prairie Golf Course (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Sun Prairie Family Aquatic Center (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Angell Park Speedway (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Sun Prairie Ice Arena (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Memorial Union Terrace (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of De Forest

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in De Forest. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Olbrich Botanical Gardens (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Token Creek Park (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Firemen's Park in the Prairie (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Governor Nelson State Park (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Tenney Park (11 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Lake Mendota (11 mi / 17.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around De Forest

The nearest airport is in Madison, WI (MSN-Dane County Regional), located 7.9 mi (12.7 km) from the city centre.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to DeForest?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in DeForest. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Token Creek Park: 81 holiday lettings
  • Pink Elephant: 74 holiday lettings
  • Aldo Leopold Nature Center: 84 holiday lettings
  • Madison Museum of Contemporary Art: 89 holiday lettings
  • Sun Prairie Historical Library and Museum: 80 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around DeForest listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in DeForest?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 18 Houses in DeForest. Our other popular types of DeForest holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in DeForest?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in DeForest. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.